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Romeo et Juliette

Alternative title
Romeo and Juliet
Synopsis
Radio broadcast of Gounod’s Romeo et Juliette in an Opera North performance given at the Grand Theatre in Leeds, John Fulljames directs the Orchestra of Opera North (conducted by Martin Andre) with Leonardo Capalbo as Romeo and Slovenian soprano Bernarda Bobro in her British debut as Juliette. The programme is introduced by Donald Macleod.
Series
Opera on 3
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
7 Jun 2008 at 18:30 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
180 mins

Credits

Music
Charles Gounod
Contributor
John Fulljames
Cast
Leonardo CapalboRomeo
Bernarda BobroJuliet
Grant DoyleMercutio
Henry WaddingtonFriar Laurence
Yvonne HowardGertrude (Nurse)
Frances BourneStephano (Page)
Geoffrey DoltonParis
Nicolas SharrattBenvolio
Peter SavidgeCapulet
Peter WeddTybalt

Additional Details

Theatre
Grand Theatre, Leeds
Theatre company
Opera North
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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